• Narco Cultura (2013)

Narco Cultura

Release Date: November 22nd, 2013

DVD Release Date: February 25th, 2014

R |1 hr 43 min

Plot Summary

Filmmaker Shaul Schwarz exposes the cycle of addiction to money, drugs and violence surrounding the war on drugs.

Director: Shaul Schwarz

Genres: Documentary

Ratings & Reviews

  • 81
    William GossFilm.com

    A potent encapsulation of how fame and finance beget fear and grief. show more

  • 50
    Justin LoweThe Hollywood Reporter

    Passably absorbing to start, Shaul Schwarz’s examination of the issues surrounding Mexican and immigrant musicians who glorify drug lords and their exploits gradually bogs down in repetition and narrative inertia. show more

  • 50
    Mark JenkinsNPR

    Set to Jeremy Turner's spare and mournful score, Narco Cultura is ultimately more pensive than lurid. show more

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